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Nov 26 2017

Winter Session of Parliament from Dec 15 to Jan 5

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday hit back at Congress after the latter accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of deliberately trying to delay th...

Nov 26 2017

State Department calls for arrest of Pakistan cleric Saeed

Saeed, who has a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head, spoke at Friday prayers in a mosque in the city of Lahore after being freed from house arrest by a court that said t...

Nov 25 2017

They stabbed him more than 100 times and then.!

Police believe that Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, 19, was among a group of around 10 other members of the gang who brutally murdered the unidentified man on 5 September in N...

Nov 25 2017

As 'buy local' trend grows, Small Business Saturday extends beyond weekend

Forbes estimates that Small Business Saturday generated $15.4 billion in revenue for local shop and restaurant owner nationwide in 2016. Mark Lipps, who heads the Ma...

Nov 24 2017

Westover Christmas Trees open for holiday season

The most popular day to buy a Christmas tree is the Saturday after Thanksgiving weekend (Dec. 2 this year), with the highest prices on Black Friday (average of $66) and l...

Nov 24 2017

Hafiz Saeed's release shows Pakistan's lack of seriousness

Rejecting the government's plea to extend his detention for another three months, the Judicial Review Board of Punjab province comprising judges of the Lahore High Court ...

Nov 24 2017

North Korea: Terror relisting 'disgraceful behavior' by Trump

During a public meeting at the Treasury Department, President Trump said, "Today the United States is designating the North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism " and...

Nov 23 2017

Met Office weather warning as snow forecast for Thursday

Outbreaks of rain, occasionally heavy, will add to the hard travel conditions. People are urged to take extra care when traveling. Strong winds are also forecast, wit...

Nov 23 2017

Olympic gymnastics ex-doctor pleads guilty to sex charges

Nassar faces 25 to 40 years in prison on each count. "Guilty as stated, your honor", Nassar told the judge, appearing to be on the verge of tears at points. "Why wou...

Nov 23 2017

Facebook will soon let you know if you're following propaganda pages

It's "much more challenging" to reliably tell people if they were exposed on an individual basis, Facebook General Counsel Colin Stretch told Congress earlier this month....

Nov 23 2017

BJP hits back at Congress, says PM Modi victim of abuses

The Congress listed several instances where Modi allegedly made derogatory remarks by calling former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh a "night-watchman", Congress President ...

Nov 23 2017

Army personnel killed, 3 others injured in Kupwara gunfight in northern Kashmir

A search operation in on in the area. "Militants, who were hiding in a house, were asked to surrender but they kept firing". However, no fresh contact has been establ...

Nov 23 2017

Hafiz Saeed to walk free, Pak court orders release of 26/11 mastermind

As such, Saeed is all set to be released from house arrest after the expiry of the detention order on Thursday. Saeed was under house arrest after December 6. The gover...

Nov 22 2017

DOJ Investigating Harvard Over Affirmative-Action Policies

In response, Mr. Waxman has raised questions about the Civil Rights Division's authority to pursue the investigation and proposed various limits on how government officia...

Nov 22 2017

Mubi mosque bombing: 'Stop targeting civilians'-AI

But St-Pierre said despite this "Boko Haram remains an extremely potent and unsafe organisation" which was far from being "on the back foot", as the military has claimed....

Nov 22 2017

Argentina says flares seen are unlikely to be from submarine

An Argentine navy submarine that's been missing for almost a week may soon run out of oxygen if it hasn't surfaced, the country's navy says - a scenario giving urgency to...

Nov 22 2017

Lebanon's Al-Hariri arrives in Cairo for talks with Sisi

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, center, escorted by his bodyguards upon arrival at the Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut . The Cypriot government's spo...

Nov 21 2017

The 'F**k Trump' Car Has a New Decal for Sheriff Troy Nehls

Fronseca added a second sticker directed at Nehls to the back of her truck. Although Nehls removed his post, things quickly got worse for Fonseca. "I think now it would...

Nov 21 2017

Classes resuming Tuesday at Lambton College

The 12,000 professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians, who had been on strike since October 15, are returning to work to prepare for students' return tomorrow. L...